Verizon and Sprint Won't Restrict FaceTime Over Cellular

Posted September 13, 2012 at 2:28am by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 9605 views

Verizon has confirmed that it will include FaceTime over cellular on all its data plans, reports the WSJ.

All Verizon Wireless customers will be permitted to use the data-intensive application with no additional charges, including those remaining on unlimited data plans, according to a company spokeswoman.

In contrast, AT&T is requiring subscribers to sign up for its data-sharing plans to use FaceTime over cellular. Sprint Nextel Corp. has said it wouldn't place limits on FaceTime use.

Apple is set to launch iOS 6 which will enable the new FaceTime functionality on September 19th.

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Question from community - September 13, 2012 at 1:23pm
If they charge me I'll just call and threaten to cancel so the credit me.
Zetaprime - September 13, 2012 at 3:41am
How does AT&T justify their restriction when their competition has none?
FAG - September 13, 2012 at 11:42am
Why dont you ask them? Dumb FUCK.
Zetaprime - September 13, 2012 at 2:50pm
I think you're the "dumb fuck". You can't see that it was a rhetorical question.
Sir Sabatoge - September 13, 2012 at 2:55am
Hey i know its the wrong place but, has anyone ever pre-ordered an iphone? I just wanted to know, does the phone get delivered on the same day of the release or the next day or what? Help appreciated thanks
Sam - September 13, 2012 at 3:06am
When u pre-order u get the phone the day before or the day of release...with my iPhone 4 i recieved it the day before the release date...
Sir Sabatoge - September 13, 2012 at 3:16am
Oh ok, thanks man
me2 - September 13, 2012 at 2:54am
Wait for a jailbreak use uninstricted 3g I've been using this app for long time works great. I am not buying an Iphone5 until its jailbroken Lets buy one for Pod2 to jailbreak IOS6..
Nitro Junkie - September 13, 2012 at 6:28am
I've never jail broken my phone before. Does it slow down functionality at all?
sam - September 13, 2012 at 2:48am
i think apple did this on purpose just to have enough time to make better "revolutionary" iPhone 6 this is probably a strategy just to surprise us with the "iPhone 6" just stick with apple a little bit longer and see what they can come up with.
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